ENLISTED RETIREMENT PACKET
Memorandum by the Brigade Commander/O6 level.
Signed DA Form 4187 to request voluntary retirement.
Justification Memo - if Soldier is requesting a waiver of time on station (TOS), time in
grade (TIG), etc.
Letter of Lateness – if the request is submitted less than 9 months from requested
Attach the following documents with the application:
o DD 4-1,2,3,4 (Initial Enlistment Contract),
o DD214, Certificate of Discharge (prior service), if applicable
o NGB 22, Certificate of Discharge (ARNG), if applicable
o NGB 23, Retirement Points (ARNG), if applicable
o AFRC 249-E-1, Retirement Points (USAR), if applicable
o Any document to show proof of military service not being credited.
Retirement Information Sheet. Must be submitted with the application.
Retirement Certificate/US Flag Worksheet. Must be submitted with the application,
leave item 8, 10, and 11 blank.
Retirement Biography in Word document format. Must be emailed to Mrs. Lucero
or Mr. Gajonera at Retirement Services Office (RSO) within (2) weeks after the
notification of retirement approval. Retirement ceremony proponents are 8TSC G3, for
all other Soldiers, and 25ID G1, for 25ID Soldiers.
DA Form 31 (PTDY in conjunction with Transition Leave). Must be approved and
signed with Control #. The DA 31 can be submitted after the notification of the
o NOTE: HRC is the approval authority for enlisted retirement in the grade of
E6 (P). Non waiver request for E6 non-promotable and below may be approved